At Southern Smiles Pediatric Dentistry, our goal is to create a positive, fun, and educational experience for our pediatric patients and their parents. We believe that by providing our services in a gentle and caring environment, we can work together to make your child's smile happy and healthy.


Dr Kelly Hughes - Southern Smiles PD

Dr. Kelly Hughes

Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Hughes is passionate about providing quality dental care to children.  She was born and raised in Augusta, GA., and has been in private practice for over 12 years in the Augusta and North Atlanta areas...

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Dr. Amber Perry

Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Perry graduated from the University of Georgia in 1996 with a bachelor’s degree in microbiology.  She then attended the Medical College of Georgia where she completed her doctorate in 2000 and residency specializing in pediatric dentistry in 2002.  Dr. Perry has been in private practice in the Augusta area for over 15 years.  

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Jenny Grijalva, Office Manager for Southern Smiles PD

Jenny Grijalva

Practice administrator

Jenny and Dr. Hughes have worked together since 2012.  She began her dental career over 25 years ago as a chairside dental assistant.  Jenny has worked as a Treatment and Financial Coordinator, and now feels privileged to be the Practice Administrator at Southern Smiles Pediatric Dentistry.  

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Our Team

Meet our incredible team of qualified, friendly staff that allows us to deliver such excellent pediatric care.